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About This School

Southern Arizona Community High School is a charter high school in Tucson. The principal of Southern Arizona Community High School is Abelardo Cubillas. 198 children attend Southern Arizona Community High School and are mostly Hispanic; Black, non-Hispanic; and Native American or Native Alaskan. 0% of the Southern Arizona Community High School students have "limited English proficiency." 71% of the 198 students here are paying reduced lunch prices. Salpointe Catholic High School is one of the nearest high schools.

Extracurricular Activities

  • Arts

    • Computer arts
    • Photography
    • Video film production
  • Languages Taught

    • Arabic
    • Cantonese
    • French
    • German
    • Hebrew
    • Italian
    • Japanese
    • Korean
    • Latin
    • Mandarin
    • Russian
    • Spanish
    • Tagalog
  • Sports

    • Basketball
    • Football
    • Golf
    • Rock climbing
    • Soccer
    • Softball
    • Swimming

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
Hispanic 62% 53%
Black, non-Hispanic 5% 7%
Native American or Native Alaskan 4% %
White, non-Hispanic 28% 36%
Multiracial 1% %
Asian 0.5% %
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% %

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 71% 0%
Limited English proficiency 0% 0%

Community Rating & Reviews

  • (9 months ago)

    The teachers are nice and they are really helpful and you can get things done at your own pace.

  • (1 year ago)

    They have a polished professional staff here that communicates well with me about my sons progress. The learning is hands on and they offer a wide variety of different academic courses.

  • (2 years ago)

    SACA provides students with an approach and environment that is different from that of a traditional high school. My daughter received individualized instruction and encouragement from her instructors whose goals included helping her graduate.

  • (2 years ago)

    Due to SACA's self-paced system students receive individual attention and can succeed at their own pace. The teachers are not only helpful but genuinely want to see the students do well and go on to bigger and better things. I am graduating from SACA in June and I am going to be attending the Honors College at the University of Arizona. My passion for learning comes from the environment that Southern Arizona Community Academy has provided me with. If you take full advantage of their resources you can enroll at Pima Community College for free and receive high school and college credit. You can also become Microsoft Certified. If you are a student who wants to finish classes quicker this school is perfect for you. The motivated and the dedicated do extremely well here. Similarly if you are struggling in a main-stream high school environment SACA may be the perfect alternative.

  • (4 years ago)

    My daughter transferred here from another high school. She is self motivated and wanted to be in a small school with teachers that were accessible. She also wanted to feel safe. SACA has enabled her to take honors classes proceed at her own pace have access to teachers when she needed them and excel.

  • (4 years ago)

    I highly recommend this school as a place for your child. They strive to provide the highest standards of excellence and truly care about their students. The staff and teachers are highly educated and highly qualified. Check it out for yourself!

  • (6 years ago)

    Hi my names Nikkitta. .im not a parent but i have been in this school for alot of years in and out they have the best staff that always wants to work with you and make goals. Ive dealt with a couple different teachers that arent there anymore but i always had a good support system at this school and I plan on going back!

  • (7 years ago)

    The students learn at a fast own paced system and the teachers are phenominal. Grant Shreve is amazingly stunning as a teacher.

  • (9 years ago)

    A Professional staff who have provided my Granddaughter indvidual help and excellent guidance. They have provided her motivation to work to her potential. They reinforced the fact she need to pepare for and attend college. The fact there is no social/peer pressures is another positive. I highly recommend this school for youth who do well with independent learning.

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